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i am depressed.

and for the first time, i am typing that phrase…and it’s not in a private text message between myself and close friends, but on the internet for the whole world to see. 520 more words

The Time for Glory is now!

“The true definition of mental illness is when the majority of your time is spent in the past or future, but rarely living in the realism of NOW.” 1,027 more words

Beware of publishing rip-offs

A year or so ago I ran a self-publishing workshop at a northern book festival, explaining the various choices and challenges we authors encounter when trying to get our books first into print and then into readers’ hands. 419 more words

This Week in Links: June 26 - 30

For Producers:

Do This Instead of Buying a New Mic – via Dave Courvoisier – Ready to add to cart? Consider whether coaching and technical training may be a better  investment for your career than new equipment. 289 more words


This Week in Links: May 29 - June 2

ACX audiobooks win three audie awards!

Last night, at the 22nd annual Audie Awards, 3 titles produced or distributed via ACX took home the coveted prize in their category. 327 more words


Writing: How to Respond When a Reader Claims There's an Error in Your Book

This should be of interest to all writers, but non-fiction writers in particular. I’ve had this happen to me. Sometimes the reader has been right. Sometimes (thankfully, most of the time) I’ve been right. 247 more words


Can England Deliver in the next major Tournament?

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The England National Team has never seen glory past 1966 when winning the World Cup. Ever since it has been disappointment from either poor penalty shootouts, unlucky judgements or shock defeats. 372 more words